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Education is evolving and we are chatting with the experts to keep up with the trends and whats happening around the globe.

With schools closing and homeschool commencing join us, Edx Education in conversation with experts for homeschooling.

We have spoken with many educational experts, founders of charities, award winning author, international presenters, expat parents and so many more.

#homeschool #parents #teachers #family #educationforall

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    • Kids & Family
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Education is evolving and we are chatting with the experts to keep up with the trends and whats happening around the globe.

With schools closing and homeschool commencing join us, Edx Education in conversation with experts for homeschooling.

We have spoken with many educational experts, founders of charities, award winning author, international presenters, expat parents and so many more.

#homeschool #parents #teachers #family #educationforall

    Eric Gibbs, President, Ouriginal, In Conversation with Edx Education

    Eric Gibbs, President, Ouriginal, In Conversation with Edx Education

    Episode 32- Heather Welch from Edx Education and today we will be in conversation with  Eric Gibbs


     Eric Gibbs  President for Ouriginal, safeguarding their academic integrity initiatives. Before joining Ouriginal, Eric high-growth educational technology leadership roles


     Eric is an accomplished business executive with over 20 years of experience in the education technology industry. He has helped provide text originality assessment services to over 7,700 organizations in over 80 countries. Which we will chat about today…


    Today we are chatting to Eric about Ouriginal, technology, trends and whats happening in education around the world.


    Here are the highlights from this episode:


    {1:25} Introduction to Eric
    {2:29} How Ouriginal began
    {5:38} How the language detection works when a language doesn't fully translate into English
    {7:03} How Ouriginal helps schools, colleges, universities as well as Corporations
    {9:45} The surge in plagiarism
    {11:42} How Ouriginal is different from other academic integrity tools on the market
    {19:13} The threshold for an article to be considered to be plagiarised
    {25:54} The biggest changes Eric has seen in the world of technology in his 20 year career


    #educationforall #education #edxeducation 

    • 30 min
    Dr Fu Qiang Deputy Director, School of Business & Services, ITE, In Conversation with Edx Education

    Dr Fu Qiang Deputy Director, School of Business & Services, ITE, In Conversation with Edx Education

    Episode 31- Heather Welch from Edx Education and today we will be in conversation with Dr. Fu Qiang


    Dr. Fu Qiang Deputy Director, School of Business & Services at ITE (based in Singapore) which has a holistic approach to education  ‘Hands-on, Minds-on, Hearts-on™  Dr. Fu Qiang is  A passionate and seasoned leader in education and business, having completed his Doctor of Business administration at university of Canberra he has an inquisitive mind and strong desire to create value through innovation and effective management.


    Today we are chatting to Dr. Fu Qiang about, the importance of education, ITE model, Courses offered, Trends in education for Singapore and so much more.


     


    Here are the highlights from the episode:


    {3:26} The ethos of ITE
    {5:58} How teaching at ITE has been affected in the last 12 months
    {10:15} How ITE have used AI and been innovative with students at home
    {17:15} The 6 different schools at ITE
    {23:11} Lifelong learning 
    {25:50} How the jobs we see now won't be available when our children enter the workforce
    {34:43} How ITE are supporting those who are  retraining
    {36:40} Success stories from ITE
    {44:26} How organizations are continuing to combine physical and digital events together to bring us closer together.


     


    #ite #handsonlearning #singapore #educationtrends #edxedeucation

    • 48 min
    Dr Amanda Gummer, Founder Good Play Guide, In Conversation With Edx Education

    Dr Amanda Gummer, Founder Good Play Guide, In Conversation With Edx Education

    Episode 30 - Heather Welch, Edx Education in conversation with Dr Amanda Gummer 


    Dr Amanda Gummer, Author, Research psychologist specialising in child development, Entrepreneur, Founder of 3 organisations:


    Good Play Guide (prev Fundamentally Children)

    FUNdamentals

    Good Toy Guide Ltd


    Helping the world be more playful!


    Today we are chatting to Dr Amanda Gummer Good Play Guide, Importance of play and toys for early years development , Safety and Trends in Toys for 2021-22.


     


    Here are the highlights for the episode:


     


    {2:42} Amanda's inspiration for the good play guide


    {5:33} Parental pressure when it comes to play


    {9:50} Where to find the Play Pyramid Framework


    {12:39} The impact of the pandemic on children


    {15:23} How to find good quality toys


    {22:22} Gender-neutral toys


    {24:49} Toy trends for 2021/2022


    {27:07} Amanda's favourite game


     


    #goodplayguide #educationtoys #homelearning #toys #expertadvice

    • 30 min
    Cécile Blaireau, Teacher, Entrepreneur, In Conversation with Edx Education

    Cécile Blaireau, Teacher, Entrepreneur, In Conversation with Edx Education

    Espisode - 29 - Heather Welch from Edx Education in conversation with Cecile . 


    Cécile Blaireau, The Frenchie Mummy is a mum to the cheeky Baba, Ex-teacher, she has been blogging about her life as a French ex-pat in the UK. She is on a mission to empower and inspire mums to be amazing. She loves presenting you with family-friendly places in Kent and London and French fashion through her award winning blog!


    Today we are chatting to Cecile,  about home learning, importance of skills learnt in the last 12 months for children, being bi lingual & where to next with “The Frenchie Mummy”…


    Here are the highlights from the episode:


    {2:00} How Cecile started her blog
    {4:05} Tips for Mums who want to start their own blog
    {8:30} Maternity leave in lockdown
    {12:25} Ceciles approach to home learning during the last year as an ex-Teacher
    {16:21} Cecile's career before The Frenchie Mummy
    {24:50} Cecile's most memorable moment in lockdown
    {27:40} The worry about our children's academic losses, social skills, and imagination


    #frenchiemummy #parentblogger #educationtoys #edxeducation 

    • 31 min
    Joy Marchese, Author, Teacher, Founder Joy In Conversation with Edx Education

    Joy Marchese, Author, Teacher, Founder Joy In Conversation with Edx Education

    Heather Welch, Edx Education, and today we will be in conversation with Joy Marchese.  Joy, Author, Teacher, Founder, Joy Consultancy, teaching children social-emotional learning ( SEL )


    Today we are chatting to Joy about trends a guide “How Not to Lose Your SH*T With Your Kids.” Talking about self-regulation, managing BIG emotions, taking a “time-in”, and overall being a more present and mindful parent.


    Very relevant to the current trends and what's happening with children going back to school forming new social friendships and feeling unsure about what's next and your inspiration for starting the company…


     


    Here are the highlights from the episode:


    {1:23} Introduction to Joy Marchese
    {2:43} How Jot started teaching teenage felony criminals
    {5:48} A misbehaving child is a discouraged child
    {8:06} Joy's thoughts about children going back to school now and the challenges that teachers will face
    {10:21} the four R's of Recovery - Recognise, Reconnect, Reconcile, Resolve.
    {19:32} Experiential exercise to understand what your child may be feeling
    {24:22} Using positive language
    {25:32} The author Daniel Siegel - 'name it to tame it'
    {27:42} Emotions flashcards
    {29:18} How attitudes to social and emotional development have changed in the last few years


    #mindfulness #edxeducation #learningthroughplay #positivediscipline

    • 33 min
    Clare Willetts, Mum, Founder, Not Only Pink and Blue In Conversation with Edx Education

    Clare Willetts, Mum, Founder, Not Only Pink and Blue In Conversation with Edx Education

    Episode - 27-  Heather Welch, Edx Education, today we will be in conversation with Clare Willetts.


    Clare, Mum, Founder of Not Only Pink and Blue is passionate about making the world more neutral for colours, boys and girls.


    Today we are chatting to Clare about trends in children’s toys, books and clothing, how it benefits a child’s development and your inspiration for starting the company…




    Here are the highlights from this episode:


    {1:09} Clare's passion for creating a more colourful and gender-neutral  world
    {3:43} What makes Clare wake up and smile each day
    {6:00} What makes a toy gender-biased
    {12:22} How society's views on girls and boys toys, books, and clothes have changed over the last few years
    {20:11} How boys and girls are split in most schools for sport
    {24:06} Claire's most memorable parenting moment of  the last year


    #genderneutral #boystoys #girlstoys #genderbias

    • 28 min

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